Articles tagged with: Oregon

17 June 2014

Ashland City Council passes two ordinances & says goodbye to a third

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Ashland, Oregon.-- The City Council had their hands tied at Tuesday night's meeting. Two controversial issues were on the table; medical marijuana dispensaries and guns. They voted 5-1 to drop a ban ...

17 June 2014

Simulated firefight gets neighborhood attention

Posted in Local, Weather

Grants Pass, Ore. -- All the predictions are leading fire officials to suspect an extremely active wildfire season in 2014. Fire crews in Grants Pass are testing their response with the area's strik ...

17 June 2014

Ashland City Council expected to make two big decisions

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- The Ashland City Council is expected to make two big decisions Tuesday evening. One that could restrict medical marijuana dispensaries to major streets like Main Street and Siskiyo ...

17 June 2014

Flags to be lowered for victims of the Reynolds High School and Seattle Pacific University shootings

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. -- Flags are to be lowered for the two young, Oregon victims of the Reynolds High School and Seattle Pacific University shootings. Governor Kitzhaber issued the statewide order and says ...

16 June 2014

Horse rescued after falling in mud hole

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. -- Firefighters and others worked for three hours Sunday to rescue a horse that had fallen into a muddy hole that held it like quicksand. The horse named Missy apparently fell off an emb ...

16 June 2014

Fire danger level climbs to high

Posted in Local

Medford Ore. -- The Oregon Department of Forestry is elevating the fire threat for Jackson and Josephine counties. Starting Monday, the fire danger level has been raised to "high" (yellow). Among ot ...

16 June 2014

Small plane crash near Florence

Posted in Regional

Update (6/17 8:00 a.m.) A Florence man and his 15-year-old grandson have been identified as the victims of an airplane crash Sunday morning off the Oregon coast. Lane County sheriff investigators s ...

16 June 2014

Petitioners for a marijuana legalization measure say they're on track

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- Petitioners say their signature-gathering pace is on track to qualify a marijuana legalization measure on Oregon’s November ballot. The measure needs 87,213 valid signatures to q ...

13 June 2014

Klamath Falls burglary suspect captured by victim

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - A Klamath Falls man takes matters into his own hands to catch a man suspected of burglarizing his home. Robert Garrett found his home on Nile Street burglarized early Thursday ...

13 June 2014

Somber graduation follows shooting in Troutdale

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

Troutdale, Ore. --- (KGW)  Seniors at Reynolds High School wore special ribbons and had a moment of silence to honor their fallen peer during graduation Thursday. Reynolds High School freshman Jare ...